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Switching to Scrum By William Patrick Swisher
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Using Scrum for software product development is becoming increasingly popular and while the methodology is straightforward, the hardest part is making the procedural and cultural shift away from... More > Waterfall, or traditional software development techniques. This book provides a guide on how to prepare an organization for the transformation to Scrum starting with making key decisions, messaging, preparing for the first team, adding teams, monitoring progress, and measuring success. Numerous sample templates and diagrams are included to jump start any organization’s efforts to make this shift successful!< Less
A lightning Introduction to Scrum By Mohammed Musthafa Soukath Ali
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This lightweight and engaging book is suitable to quickly understand essence of Scrum which is the most preferred new way of working under Agile. Many marketplace books explain a muddied version of... More > Scrum associating it with activities and artifacts that are not part of the Scrum framework. This book articulates the original Scrum as defined in its authentic source, “The Scrum Guide.”< Less
Scrum Mastering Reloaded By Francesco Attanasio
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This book is about Scrum Master role. In companies that haven't fully transitioned to Agile, there isn't always a clear understanding of what a Scrum Master really is. In such organizations, the... More > role of Scrum Master can be a little different from team to team; it can depend on the context. The Scrum Master having coaching skills can help an organization for positive change.< Less
Scrum Quickstart Guide By ClydeBank Business
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Differing greatly from the traditional "waterfall" or "relay" approach to project management methodology, Scrum emphasizes the importance of a cross-functional team that pushes... More > forward together to a collective goal - the project success. Implementing such tactics as "Daily Scrums" in which all members of the team are held accountable for their accomplishments, current tasks and potential obstacles, Scrum attempts to create a real "team" amongst all members where all individuals most move forward together, as occurs within a Scrum on the Rugby Field from which the term was adopted.< Less
Real Scrum and More By Alex Manfield
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Scrum and other Agile methodologies are discussed in this book. Scrum can help managing Projects with tight schedules, low tolerance to bugs and the difficulty of securing capital. Scrum and other... More > Agile methodologies provides faster and more reliable ways to get from idea to market with the least amount of overhead. Alex works as Agile Coach for an IT group in London. He started his first project as Scrum Master in India in 2005. He started as developer and specialized into management roles. Alex is PMP and PSM, and is an Agile evangelist. This book can help the beginner to get started and the advanced professional to see more from real Projects. Several Open Source & Commercial tools are described in this book.< Less
Real Scrum and More By Alex Manfield
eBook (ePub): $24.00
Scrum and other Agile methodologies are discussed in this book. Scrum can help managing Projects with tight schedules, low tolerance to bugs and the difficulty of securing capital. Scrum and other... More > Agile methodologies provides faster and more reliable ways to get from idea to market with the least amount of overhead. Alex works as Agile Coach for an IT group in London. He's PMP and PSM and started his first project as Scrum Master in India in 2005. He started as developer and specialized into management roles. This book can help the beginner to get started and the advanced professional to see more from real Projects. Several Open Source & Commercial tools are described in this book.< Less
Scrum and XP from the Trenches By Henrik Kniberg
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This book aims to give you a head start by providing a detailed down-to-earth account of how one Swedish company implemented Scrum and XP with a team of approximately 40 people and how they... More > continuously improved their process over a year’s time. Under the leadership of Henrik Kniberg they experimented with different team sizes, different sprint lengths, different ways of defining “done”, different formats for product backlogs and sprint backlogs, different testing strategies, different ways of doing demos, different ways of synchronizing multiple Scrum teams, etc. They also experimented with XP practices – different ways of doing continuous build, pair programming, test driven development, etc, and how to combine this with Scrum.< Less
Scrum and XP from the Trenches By Henrik Kniberg
eBook (PDF): $17.95
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This book aims to give you a head start by providing a detailed down-to-earth account of how one Swedish company implemented Scrum and XP with a team of approximately 40 people and how they... More > continuously improved their process over a year’s time. Under the leadership of Henrik Kniberg they experimented with different team sizes, different sprint lengths, different ways of defining “done”, different formats for product backlogs and sprint backlogs, different testing strategies, different ways of doing demos, different ways of synchronizing multiple Scrum teams, etc. They also experimented with XP practices – different ways of doing continuous build, pair programming, test driven development, etc, and how to combine this with Scrum.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
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Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
eBook (PDF): $17.95
(2 Ratings)
Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less